rowing

hello, we are the essex blades rowing club


Rowing is a sport consisting of crews of up to 8 rowers and a cox in a shell (boat). There different styles of rowing; a Sweep where each person has one blade (oar) each and Sculling where each person has two blades. Race take places over a set distance, commonly raced over 2km and 5km on both river and man-made courses. The winning crew will hold the fastest time.
 

How many teams do we have?

We currently have a Men's team and Women's team that both compete in regional British Rowing events and BUCS Head/Regatta.

 

Recent honours?

Men's Team
1st Cambridge Winter Head IM3 8+
1st Bedford Head 4x
2nd Peterborough Spring Regatta 8+)

Womens Team
3rd Cambridge Winter Head Novice 8+
2nd BUCS Regatta Womens Intermediate F final 8+

Essex Blades Gold Standard Club - 2016/17

 

Do I need anything else before I get involved?

Wellington Boots will make it easier for the crews to put the shells in the water.

Join us*


To be a part of the club, you need to join up as a member. All of the different club membership options are listed below with a description of what each membership covers.

* Please note that your membership information will be used in conjunction with Essex Sport (University), purely for the purpose of providing access to required facilities and data analysis. Your data will not be shared with anyone else or used for marketing purposes.


Training times


All club training times can be found by clicking the following link: www.uerc.co.uk/training

 

 

 

Club committee

 


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joseph skull


president
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Vice-president
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treasurer
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secretary
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jack bayley


social secretary
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chantelle butt


charity & fundraising officer
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welfare officer
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boat man
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daniel gonzalez


men's captain
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men's Vice-captain
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ciara paterson


women's captain
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women's Vice-captain